There are 6 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School by train, taxi, bus, car or towncar

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Train, taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station to Carpinteria Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take a taxi from Carpinteria Amtrak to Cate School

$36 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from Anacapa & De La Guerra to Carpinteria & Maple 20 / ...

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Line 20 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Anacapa & De La Guerra to Carpinteria & S&S Seeds 20

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Barbara to Cate School 14.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Cate School 14.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Barbara to Cate School 14.2 miles

$29 - $32

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Cate School is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School without a car is to train and taxi which takes 19 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to Cate School is 14 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Santa Barbara to Cate School.

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There are 204+ hotels available in Cate School. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Barbara to Cate School.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Cate School, CA, USA?

Santa Barbara MTD operates a bus from Santa Barbara to Cate School hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 41 min. Ventura County Transportation Commission also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station to Carpinteria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Business Seat
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Santa Barbara MTD
Phone
+1 805-963-3366
Website
sbmtd.gov
Bus from Anacapa & De La Guerra to Carpinteria & Maple
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
sbmtd.gov
Bus from Anacapa & De La Guerra to Carpinteria & S&S Seeds
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
sbmtd.gov
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Anacapa at De La Guerra to Carpinteria Ave at Maple
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Other operators
Uber Santa Barbara
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Santa Barbara to Cate School
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $32
Signup at
uber.com
Wine
$32 - $37
Assist
$29 - $32
UberX
$29 - $32
WAV
$29 - $32
UberXL
$41 - $46
UberXL Wine
$45 - $51
Select
$55 - $65
Black
$80 - $95
Taxi from Carpinteria Amtrak to Cate School
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Santa Barbara Checker Cab Co
Phone
+1 855-469-8686
Website
facebook.com
Lucky Cab
Phone
+1 805-968-5020
Website
luckycab.com
Beachside Taxi
Phone
+1-805-450-2727
Website
beachsidetaxisb.com

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